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Anurag Thakur’s alleged meeting with bookie not on BCCI agenda

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New Delhi, Apr 27: The BCCI is unlikely to act on the ICC’s letter to its President Jagmohan Dalmiya in which it is alleged that Board Secretary Anurag Thakur was photographed with a suspected bookie during a function in Chandigarh. Media reports on Sunday claimed that BCCI was sent a letter by the ICC about Thakur being seen with an ...

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Man dies after falling from Darling Point apartment building

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Sydney : A man has died after falling from the 12th floor of a building in Sydney’s east on Monday morning.Emergency services were called to an apartment building on Darling Point Road, near New South Head Road, at 11.18am. “Initial investigations have led police to believe the man fell from the building,” a police spokeswoman said. The man had not ...

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the Year award; Spurs’ Harry Kane Young POTY

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London, April 27: Chelsea’s Eden Hazard has won the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) Player of the Year award. The 24-year-old has scored 13 goals and made eight assists in 33 Premier League games for Chelsea, reports Xinhua. Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane, 21, was named PFA Young Player of the Year while Chelsea midfielder Ji So-Yun took the Women’s Player of ...

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Double amputee swimmer Masudur Rahman Baidya dies of multi-organ failure

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Kolkata : Indian double-leg-amputee swimmer Masudur Rahman Baidya, who created a sensation by crossing the English Channel 18 years ago, died on Sunday in a city hospital after multi-organ failure, his close associates said. He was 46. Masadur is survived by his mother, wife and two daughters. A patient of acute diabetes having high blood sugar, he was hospitalised on ...

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Barack Obama brings along anger translator; pokes fun at Netanyahu and US President aspirants

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Washington, Apr 27: President Barack Obama took a dig at himself, joked about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US presidential aspirant Hillary Clinton as he spoke at the annual White House Correspondents dinner with some stand-up comedy. Obama, 53, who has less than two years left in his presidency, headlined the event last night to raise money for scholarships ...

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